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Blockchain & The Battle To Secure Digital Identities
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Joe Stanganelli
Joe Stanganelli,
User Rank: Ninja
10/30/2016 | 12:35:49 PM
The idea of the "private" and "industry shared/private" blockchains is, ironically, paradoxical to the underlying idea/theory of blockchain -- in that the technology, being inherently "trustless," is theoretically more trustworthy because it relies on algorithms and distributed computing instead of a centralized authority who can potentially manipulate (or, for that matter, be used to manipulate should the centralized authority become breached/compromised).  And, yet, compliance and other "best-practice" dictates require (or, at least, are interpreted to require) that centralized authority be in charge.

Obviously, something is better than nothing, so it would seem.  But it's a bit funny how these hybrid blockchains have evolved and come to be.
User Rank: Ninja
10/27/2016 | 11:04:37 AM
circle of trust
This may be one of the most important aspect of blockchain. Trust relationship between users and banks also users and users.
User Rank: Ninja
10/27/2016 | 11:04:08 AM
Re: Blcokchain...
"... Blockchain holds a lot of promise ..."

Agree. For the fact that encryption strategies have their own flaws.
User Rank: Ninja
10/27/2016 | 11:02:43 AM
Re: Security failed
"...  it depends on how you use the internet ..."

Agree. You may be a well-educated users and would not click any link that is suspicious. 
User Rank: Ninja
10/27/2016 | 11:00:47 AM
Re: Security failed
"...   online security is fake ..."

I would agree with you. That does not mean we need to give up.
User Rank: Ninja
10/27/2016 | 10:58:06 AM
Digital identity

Ultimate goal of Digital identity should be identifying a person by staying anonymous. A challenge we need to achieve.
User Rank: Strategist
10/26/2016 | 3:34:13 PM
Blockchain holds a lot of promise... let us see where we are in a year or two..:)
User Rank: Apprentice
10/26/2016 | 9:09:43 AM
Re: Security failed
Probably it depends on how you use the internet and what virtual identity you get. Not everything is so transparent as you'd expect.
User Rank: Apprentice
10/26/2016 | 8:04:22 AM
Security failed
I think the idea of internet or online security is fake. Better say a huge lie. There is always someone who follows every step and any click you do.

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